VP, Fundraising (Private Markets, UK-Focussed)

Job title : VP, Fundraising (Private Markets, UK-Focussed)
Location : London
Job-type : Permanent
Contact : Arfan Akhtar
Call : Arfan
Email : email Arfan
Reference : J8699
THE SEARCH:

Altus Partners have been mandated by a boutique and nimble private placement business to search for a VP to further develop current capabilities. The business is remarkable with great track record in a short space of time and an expanding GP base; it is an exciting phase for the business and with the addition of a high calibre fundraiser, with a strong network of UK institutional investors, the business will have the capability to grow rapidly.

THE ROLE:

The main objective of the role is to leverage your relationships and develop new ones to raise capital for GPs. This is an excellent opportunity to be entrepreneurial with business development efforts in the UK market; bonuses are formulaic therefore a highly motivated and ambitious individual is needed for this role. Given the size of business, you will be actively involved with the strategic direction of firm and will assist with relationship management with GPs.

THE BACKGROUND:

The successful candidate will have prior experience of raising capital across private market products. As this role is relatively autonomous; considerable drive, initiative and a commercial mindset are vital. Excellent verbal and written communication skills are a pre-requisite.